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Karin R. Swartz, MD

Chief, Division of Neurosurgery, Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Department/Specialty

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery

Faculty Rank

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

  • Adult Chiari Decompressions
  • Hyperhidrosis Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty/Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression Surgeries
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Disorders, Decompressions and Fusions
  • Spinal Vascular Disorders
  • Spine Surgery

Education

Degree

Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill.

Residency

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison

Fellowship

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Additional Information

Profile

Karin. Swartz received her medical degree from Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Ill. She then completed a fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles.

Swartz is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

Research/Publications

Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related Links

UK Neurosurgery

UK Spine Center